Roger Federer won his first Shanghai Masters title with a straight-sets victory over Frenchman Gilles Simon. After losing in the 2010 final to Andy Murray he said to win the biggest tournament in Asia is a treat. But it was the semi-final game between him and Novak Djokovic which caught the headlines. Federer halted Novak’s […]

Novak Djokovic beat Thomas Berdych 6-0 6-2 to win his fifth China Open title on Sunday. We say he beat his Czech opponent – but it was more of a demolition job from the Serbian who took just 66 minutes to do the job. There was no sour grapes from Berdych, he understood just how […]

Andy Murray‘s endorsement deal with Adidas looks set to finish at the end of this season – and he could make an unusual move to a niche clothing brand to replace them. The Scot has endured a difficult season, failing to make a final in any Grand Slam. But he’s still going to be in-demand […]

Maria Sharapova was knocked out of the third round of the Wuhan Open by Switzerland’s Timea Bacsinszky yesterday. But rather than wallow in defeat, the Russian took to Twitter during her flight home to share a magical moment with her followers. Sharapova, who is ranked number 4 in the world, shared a picture of a unknowing man who […]

Andy Murray, the renowned British tennis player when he’s winning and Scottish when he is losing, shocked everybody on social media last night as he showed his support for a Yes vote in today’s referendum. The 2013 Wimbledon champion made his decision late last night on Twitter along with his brother Jamie after declaring earlier this […]

As far as excuses go for dropping a point in a tennis match, we think Caroline Wozniacki has a more than acceptable one today, after her match against Aliaksandra Sasnovich. Wozniacki was competing in the First Round of the US Open, when her hair became tangled in the frame of her tennis racket during a shot. […]

There are many things to take into account when playing against 6ft 11in Ivo Karlovic. Not only does the obscenely tall Croatian a threat from his serve, he packs plenty of power behind his forehand and can’t be lobbed easy. But failing to combat any of those in their Colombian Open clash in Bogota yesterday, […]